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Campanaro goes from Ravens fan to player

Growing up, wide receiver Michael Campanaro went to all of the Baltimore Ravens' playoff games, cheering on Ray Lewis, Ed Reed and Jamal Lewis. But Campanaro and the rest of his family had written off any chance of getting drafted by the Ravens toward the end of this year's sixth round, when the team used its last pick on quarterback Keith Wenning. "My girlfriend is...
Via Pro Sports Daily
May 24, 2014  |  Discuss

“Give Jamal the Ball” a Baltimore Raven mantra

“They said, ‘Give Jamal the Ball.’ The first time he touches it, 82-yards to the house.” Give Jamal the Ball. That was the motto spreading around Baltimore during the 2003 season. The above quote was the play-by-play announcer’s after Jamal Lewis got the first chunk of his place in Canton. He would go on to rush for 295 yards that September day against the Cleveland Browns...
Via cover32 - Ravens
February 14, 2014  |  Discuss

Is Ray Rice or Jamal Lewis the best running back the Ravens have ever drafted?

As it stands today, Jamal Lewis is the best running back the Baltimore Ravens have ever drafted. Now you may be able to make a case for Ray Rice but Jamal Lewis has the better numbers plain and simple. Perhaps in two or three years, if Rice turns out some solid seasons, then maybe we can come back to the table and discuss it. Forget everything off of the field with Jamal Lewis, between...
Via cover32 - Ravens
February 12, 2014  |  Discuss

The five greatest Baltimore Raven players of all time

AP Image The Baltimore Ravens don’t have a long history in the NFL unlike their Maryland neighbors, the Washington Redskins.  They have been in the league for only nineteen seasons, ever since Cleveland Browns owner Art Modell decided to move the team to Baltimore in 1995. Despite this, they’ve amassed two Super Bowl championships (in 2000 and 2012).  They have also produced...
Via DC Sports-Kings
January 26, 2014  |  Discuss

Former All-Pro says Manziel is the next Tebow

Is Johnny Manziel the next Tim Tebow? At least one former All-Pro thinks so. Former Ravens and Browns running back Jamal Lewis was asked about Manziel's chances in the NFL by TMZ and didn't give a flattering assessment. "I don't think he'll do good on the field or off the field," said Lewis, who was the AP Offensive Player of the Year in 2003. "I...
Via Fox Sports Southwest
October 02, 2013  |  Discuss

My (And Twitter's) reasons to hate the Baltimore Ravens

5) Ray Lewis: I'm with you Joe Flacco..90% of the time I had zero idea what the hell Ray Lewis was talking about when he was praising Jesus and doing his poor man's William Wallace war speeches. Of course, it would totally behoove the suits at ESPN to give this guy a talking head spot at "The world wide leader in trolling" news desk. The guy is already being an...
Via Buffalo Wins
September 26, 2013  |  Discuss

Browns simply can't close in openers

(Eds: With AP Photos.) By TOM WITHERS AP Sports Writer The buildup has almost always been followed by the letdown. The Browns' season opener, treated by Cleveland fans with the same anticipation as kids awakening on Christmas morning to wrapped packages under the holiday tree, has brought mainly misery to this football-frenzied city since the franchise returned to the NFL as...
Via AP on Fox
September 06, 2013  |  Discuss

Trent Richardson met Jamal Lewis in prison

Browns running back Trent Richardson was 13 years-old when he had the chance to meet former Ravens running back Jamal Lewis. Lewis ended up serving a four-month prison term back in 2005.  The prison he was held in the same Florida town that Richardson was living in. Richardson says he met Lewis while visiting someone at the prison. “I went up there to visit her friend with her...
Via Pro Football Zone
August 26, 2013  |  Discuss

Trent Richardson Says He First Met Ex NFL RB Jamal Lewis In Prison

When you get out into the world and start meeting people. you quickly find out that it’s a really small world we live in sometimes. Browns running back Trent Richardson was 13 years old when he reportedly met former Ravens stud running back Jamal Lewis. In 2005, Lewis was sentenced to four months in prison for brokering a drug deal for a friends, years prior.  Lewis just so happened...
Via Thacover2
August 26, 2013  |  Discuss

Trent Richardson Says He First Met Ex NFL RB Jamal Lewis In Prison

When you get out into the world and start meeting people. you quickly find out that it’s a really small world we live in sometimes. Browns running back Trent Richardson was 13 years old when he reportedly met former Ravens stud running back Jamal Lewis. In 2005, Lewis was sentenced to four months in prison for brokering a drug deal for a friends, years prior.  Lewis just so happened...
Via BlackSportsOnline
August 26, 2013  |  Discuss

Adrian Peterson May Be The Last True Hall of Fame Running Back

With the recent Hall of Fame ceremony coming to a close, the future induction possibilities at the running back position are dimming fast as far as the caliber of potential ballot eligible players.There is no question that a short list of great running backs would deem a worthy debate over some wings and a soda.Names like Jerome Bettis, eligible today but still not selected yet...
Via Football Nation
August 04, 2013  |  Discuss

Paternity test proves ex-NFLer Jamal Lewis is father of 7-year-old

Former NFL star Jamal Lewis has taken a paternity test and learned he is indeed the father of a 7-year-old child after a lengthy back-and-forth to prove he was the dad, reports TMZ. Lewis — a bruising running back who was inducted into the Baltimore Ravens "Ring of Honor" in 2012 — was hit with a paternity suit last year by a woman in Georgia who claimed Lewis was...
Via The Other Paper
June 10, 2013  |  Discuss

Chud, Norv, Horton, and Lombardi: The Future’s In Their Hands

The speculation is over. With the exception of a few positional assistants, the Browns have their personnel and are sculpting out their direction for the next few years as we speak. Some of the hires made by owner Jimmy Haslam and CEO Joe Banner have been overwhelmingly popular while others are decidedly not. With a shift in offensive and defensive philosophies and the corresponding...
Via Waiting For Next Year
January 19, 2013  |  Discuss

NFL Rumors: Browns Rookie RB Trent Richardson Says Rib Injury Worse Than People Think

The Cleveland Browns were excited to select Trent Richardson in the 2012 NFL Draft. They figured they finally had a top running back capable of carrying the load and helping them turn around their recent misfortunes. Truth be told, the Browns have not had a running back with this mush potential since the days of Jamal Lewis. And while Richardson has shown flashes of brilliance at...
Via thepigskinreport.com
October 22, 2012  |  Discuss

5 Famous Football Players Who Served Jail Time

These days it is no longer unusual for a famous person such as an artist, actress or even an athlete to serve time in jail. However, even athletes in the past were headlines of such controversy. Like any celebrity, athletes also live a life where pressure from an array of people can trigger the most unusual acts and behavior. They usually end up with bad company, abusing alcohol...
Via Philly Sports Live
October 13, 2012  |  Discuss

Ravens beat Browns 23-16 - but refs steal the show

A game that featured nearly 800 yards in offense, an interception return for a touchdown, helmet-loosening hits and a thrilling finish may best be remembered for what it didn't have: Controversy over the officiating. The regular officials returned to the field Thursday night, and they nearly had to work overtime on their first day back. Rookie Brandon Weeden misfired on two...
Via AP on Fox
September 28, 2012  |  Discuss

Browns vs. Ravens capsule

CLEVELAND (0-3) At BALTIMORE (2-1)Thursday, 8:20 p.m., NFL Network OPENING LINE -- Ravens by 13 2012 RECORD VS. SPREAD -- Cleveland 1-1-1; Baltimore 2-1 SERIES RECORD -- Ravens lead 19-7 AP PRO32 RANKING -- Browns No. 32; Ravens No. 3 LAST MEETING -- Ravens beat Browns 20-14, Dec. 24, 2011 LAST WEEK -- Browns lost to Bills 24-14; Ravens beat Patriots 31-30 BROWNS OFFENSE -- OVERALL...
Via Fox Sports Ohio
September 26, 2012  |  Discuss

C.J. Spiller is on fire and headed to Cleveland

The Browns’ run defense has been one of the great question marks for the team since before Jamal Lewis was wearing a Ravens uniform running up and down the football field against the Browns. Whether it was because the Browns’ opponents are usually playing with a lead, the defense being on the field too long, or just not being good at stopping the run, the Browns have just struggled...
Via Waiting For Next Year
September 17, 2012  |  Discuss

The League: The Fantasy Football Life

It’s that time of year where everyone is gearing up for fantasy football. Straitpinkie has provided you a Fantasy Football Primer with some great advice on who to draft for your team. Yet, there is more to Fantasy Football that just selecting a team. There are many factors that can help to make your season a success. We sit down with friend of the site, Brian Anderson (aka B.A...
Via StraitPinkie.com
August 19, 2012  |  Discuss
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Lewis arrested over child support

The problems for former NFL running back Jamal Lewis continue. He was arrested on charges of failing to pay child support recently.

Via Down and Distance
August 01, 2012  |  Discuss

The legal road ahead for Jamal Lewis

It seems like only yesterday that Jamal Lewis was gashing the Cleveland Browns on his way to a record setting 295 yard rushing performance. Today, Lewis is looking to attack the Cleveland Browns organization off the field.  Last month, John Mengels released a story outlining an interview with Lewis and his recent post-concussion effects (Jamal Lewis Mental Uncertainties), specifically...
Via 60 Max Power O
June 23, 2012  |  Discuss

Lewis' bankruptcy hearing postponed

A bankruptcy court hearing in Atlanta for former Baltimore Ravens running back Jamal Lewis has been delayed. Lewis filed for bankruptcy in April, listing $14.5 million in assets and $10.6 million in debts. The 32-year-old retired in 2009 after nine seasons with the Ravens and Cleveland Browns. His off-the-field investments have included trucking, hotels, theme parks and resort projects...
Via AP on Fox
June 05, 2012  |  Discuss

Ex-Raven Jamal Lewis bankruptcy hearing postponed

A bankruptcy court hearing in Atlanta for former Baltimore Ravens running back Jamal Lewis has been delayed. Lewis filed for bankruptcy in April, listing $14.5 million in assets and $10.6 million in debts. The 32-year-old retired in 2009 after nine seasons with the Ravens and Cleveland Browns. His off-the-field investments have included trucking, hotels, theme parks and resort projects...
Via AP on Fox
June 05, 2012  |  Discuss

EX-NFL RB Jamal Lewis files for bankruptcy

Former Baltimore Ravens and Cleveland Browns running back Jamal Lewis has filed bankruptcy. I have tried to explain this to people many times. It isn’t that athletes who file bankruptcy are broke, what happens is they overspend, so their debt to income ratio isn’t where it should be. In the immortal words of Patrick Ewing….
Via The Penalty Flag
May 28, 2012  |  Discuss
FAMILIAR STORY

Jamal Lewis files for bankruptcy

Former Pro Bowl running back Jamal Lewis has filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection. He reportedly has $10.56 million in debt and $14.4 million in total assets.

Via 60 Max Power O
May 27, 2012  |  Discuss
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